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ommission Cites Century-Old Map
Names Have Power: Denali and Other Lies
West Swiftly Goes South; Denali Redux
Six Nations Arrows Defend Lacrosse Title
Foraging the Forest for a Fungal Feast
50 Faces of Indian Country, Part III
Big Room to Grow in Mortgage Vet Program
White Fear of Colored Unity
Nicaragua Canal Protest, 15,000 Strong
Shinnecock Call for Youth to Unite
Investigation Ends Into Circle Bear
Better Way to Get Money
Labor Day Weekend Pow Wow to Draw Crowds
Hungry Polar Bears Trap Arctic Team
5 More Native Casinos That Tell Stories
7 Things You Should Know: Pequot Nation
Our Safety Depends on Data
Manning: Youth Battle Sisseton 'Redmen'
Rallying the Vote, On and Off Reserve
Smoker Broaddus Named Educator of Year
Thing About Skins
Two Reasons Why It's Wrong to Dress Up Like an Indian
[The following essay by Simon Moya-Smith refers to the practice of dressing up as an Indian, often a "sexy" Indian, for a Thanksgiving party...
BUY NATIVE: A Campaign to Buy Native American-Made Gifts this Holiday Season
Jessica R. Metcalfe
(Gyasi’s Note: I love Dr. Jessica. She does her work simply because she loves Native people; as a result of her love of Native people, she tries to help Native people...
Three Essential Native Films Go Digital
In terms of variety and excellence, you'd be hard-pressed to pick a trio of films about the Native American experience any better than the drama Barking Water (2009, dir...
Oaxaquena Native Lila Downs Stole the Show at Latin Grammy Awards
The 13th annual Latin Grammy awards show , which took place November 15 in Las Vegas, was business as usual, with one exception: The performance of Lila Downs, an L.A.-based Oaxaqu...
Cache Creek Casino Resort: Jewel of California's Capay Valley
In Brooks, California, in the heart of the Capay Valley, Cache Creek Casino Resort rises like an Emerald City out of acres and acres of surrounding ranches and farmland...
World Champion Hoop Dancer Tony Duncan: A Balancing Act
He may have inherited his talents from his parents but Tony Duncan, 29, a five-time World Champion Hoop Dancer and performing artist is a star in his own right...
Native American Music Awards Postponed; Vote Tallies Reset to Zero
The 14th Annual Native American Music Awards, originally scheduled to take place November 30, 2012, will have to wait...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country
It's our roundup of all the big news coming out of Indian country: • ERDRICH HONORED: Ojibwe author Louise Erdrich won the National Book Award for fiction for The Round House , her...
San Carlos Apache Community Leaders Hope Club Will Keep Native Youth Out of Trouble
Mary Kim Titla
“If there wasn’t a teen center, teenagers would be bored and they would probably get into trouble,” said Desiray Miles, 13, San Carlos Apache...
Rash of Racism Toward Native Americans in Schools
Seems there’s been an abundance of racially charged news coming out of schools across the country over the last couple months...
Thanksgiving: Native Roots, National Holiday and Quinnipiac Traditions
Thanksgiving is a holiday celebrated throughout the United States, and as you are eating left-overs and remembering events from the family meal mishaps and wondering why we do this...
Seattle Human Rights Commission: Washington State Should Ban Native Mascots in Schools
On November 23, the Seattle Human Rights Commission passed a resolution calling upon Washington state to stop the use of Native American mascots in public schools...
Spiritual Leaders Vow to Defend Mother Earth from Oil Sands and Pipelines With Spiritual Declaration
David P. Ball
Indigenous spiritual leaders from across the continent have launched a declaration to protect Mother Earth from the impacts of development in Canada's oil sands mega-project...
Native American Heritage Month: Children’s Books for Your Black Friday Shopping List
The holiday shopping season is upon us, and with Native American History Month winding down, now is a great time to combine the two with some recommendations that do double duty: T...
Montana Natives Aim to Educate Against Hate
Montana Senator Sharon Stewart-Peregoy, Crow, asked the group of people attending the Not In Our Town’s “Summit On Hate: Being Native In Billings” program aimed at refuting negativ...
NIGA’s Stevens: Take This Day to Build a Stronger Family Bond
The following is a message from Ernie L. Stevens Jr., chairman of the National Indian Gaming Association: “During this time, many of us celebrate Thanksgiving...
New Zealand Volcano That Stars as Mordor in Lord of the Rings Erupts on Video
New Zealand’s Mount Tongariro volcano sprang suddenly to life on November 21, spewing ash nearly 20,000 feet into the air, canceling regional flights and coating everything in its ...
NCAI: Reflections and Celebrations During Thanksgiving and Native American Heritage Month
Thanksgiving is a time for family and friends to look upon reflection, remembrance, and celebration...
Haudenosaunee Thanksgiving Prayer: Gratitude Is Eternal
As this day of Thanksgiving dawns, the words of the Haudenosaunee Thanksgiving Prayer ring truer than ever...
Wyandotte Chief Leaves List of Accomplishments Behind
He went from piloting a B-24 bomber named “Big Chief” to serving as the chief of the Wyandotte Nation for 28 years...
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